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Beyond the Page: South Asian Miniatures and Britain, 1600 to now at MK Gallery [Milton Keynes]

Padshahnamah fol. 49r(plate 9) 
Jahangir greets Prince Khurram at the court in Mandu on 10 Oct 1617 following the prince’s return from Deccan. 
After Prince Khurram defeated the Rajput forces of Mewar, he led the Mughal forces against the armies of
Jahangir receives Prince Khurram on his return from the Deccan (10 October 1617) ©

MK Gallery, Milton Keynes

7 October 2023 – 28 January 2024

This exhibition explores how the traditions of South Asian miniature painting have been reclaimed and reinvented by modern and contemporary artists. The objects on loan from the Royal Collection have served as a source of inspiration for many contemporary creations and include exquisite miniature paintings from the Padshahnama and richly illustrated manuscripts. The exhibition is on display until 28 January 2024.

Rooms and locations with objects on display